11 days in Jammu and Kashmir Itinerary

11 days in Jammu and Kashmir Itinerary

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11 days in Jammu and Kashmir Itinerary

Start: Abu Dhabi
Fly:  9​h
1
Srinagar
— 3 nights
Drive:  6​h 15​min
2
Kargil
— 2 nights
Drive:  7​h 45​min
3
Pahalgam
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  2​h 15​min
4
Leh
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h
End: Abu Dhabi

3
nights
Srinagar

Srinagar ©
The focus lies mainly on the waters in Srinagar, with the river and lakes of the city dotted with colorful houseboats and making the relatively cool summer capital a popular tourist destination.
Srinagar is known for nature, parks, historic sites, scenic drive, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Dal Lake, explore the ancient world of Pari Mahal, take in the spiritual surroundings of Hazratbal, and take in the dramatic natural features at Sonamarg.

For maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the Srinagar trip planner .

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates to Srinagar is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Gulf Standard Time to India Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Abu Dhabi in August: high temperatures in Srinagar hover around 31°C and lows are around 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to catcht the bus to Pahalgam.

Things to do in Srinagar

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Dal Lake ©
Dal Lake
Shankaracharya Hill ©
Shankaracharya Hill
Sonamarg ©
Sonamarg

2
nights
Kargil

Kargil ©
You've now added Munshi Aziz Bhat Museum of Central Asian and Kargil Trade Artifacts to your itinerary. On the 13th (Tue), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lamayuru Monastery (Yuru Gompa) and then get engrossed in the history at Munshi Aziz Bhat Museum of Central Asian and Kargil Trade Artifacts. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Phuktal Monastery, then contemplate the waterfront views at Karste River, then admire the landmark architecture of Sani Monastery, and finally appreciate the history behind Dras War Memorial.

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Getting from Srinagar to Kargil by car takes about 6 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Pahalgam.

Things to do in Kargil

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Lamayuru Monastery (Yuru Gompa) ©
Lamayuru Monastery (Yuru Gompa)
Dras War Memorial ©
Dras War Memorial

1
night
Pahalgam

Pahalgam ©
Across the landscape of alpine peaks, conifer forests, and mountain lakes that surrounds Pahalgam lie a number of sites of spiritual importance, and a great biodiversity of wildlife.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Fri): appreciate the views at Betaab Valley, then don't miss a visit to Chandanwari, and then appreciate the views at Aru Valley.

Make your Pahalgam itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by car from Kargil to Pahalgam takes 8 hours. August in Pahalgam sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 21°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Leh.

Things to do in Pahalgam

Nature Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Betaab Valley ©
Betaab Valley
Aru Valley ©
Aru Valley
Chandanwari ©
Chandanwari

3
nights
Leh

Leh ©
The former capital of the Kingdom of Ladakh, Leh possesses a historic old town area marked by stupas, monasteries, and traditional mud-brick houses.
Photography Tours has been added to your itinerary. And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thiksey Monastery, explore the striking landscape at Magnetic Hill, let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, and admire the striking features of Leh Royal Palace.

To find reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Leh holiday site .

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Pahalgam to Leh in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Leh

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Thiksey Monastery ©
Thiksey Monastery
Magnetic Hill ©
Magnetic Hill
River Rafting & Tubing

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